Marseille defender Boubacar Kamara on Chelsea radar | Football Action – Football Article

Chelsea have reportedly sent their scouts to watch Marseille teenager Boubacar Kamara in an action on last Friday during a 2-1 win over Dijon. The 19-year-old defender is currently in his first full season with Marseille’s senior squad and has already racked up 19 Ligue 1 appearances so far this campaign. According to Mercato365, the west London outfit had a representative in the crowd to watch the defender in action against Dijon, with the Frenchman playing the full 90-minutes in…

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the Marseille, Anderlecht and Standard Liège coaching genius forever tainted by match-fixing scandals – Football Article

Ask a follower of Belgian football and there’s a fairly good chance they’ll tell you that Raymond Goethals is one of the greatest coaches to hail from the land of the Rode Duivels. Having managed two of the country’s biggest sides in Anderlecht and Standard Liège, as well as the national team, Goethals won the Belgian league twice, the Belgian Cup, the Belgian Super Cup, the Cup Winners’ Cup and two European Super Cups. He also took the national team…

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OM in crisis – again? – Football Article

Rewind the clock just eight months and France’s second biggest city was buzzing with excitement around its football team. Years of despair for Olympique de Marseille had been swept under the rug as the south coast side reached the Europa League final to face Atlético Madrid. Winning the tournament at the home of rivals Olympique Lyonnais was to be the icing on an already appetising cake. Domestically, things were not perfect, but trending in the right direction. After finishing 13th…

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